Welcome to Protocab!

Battery + Wireless Control

Protocab is a battery power + wireless control system for model railways. Our system replaces power from the rails with power from rechargeable batteries on board the locomotives.

More about Battery Power + Wireless

No more track cleaning!

Protocab saves you time as there is no need for wiring, cleaning track, pickups/ insulating your trackwork. From now onwards, you will never need to clean the rails again.

More about the benefits of Protocab

More enjoyable railway modelling

You can recharge the battery without having to take it out of the loco and top it up at any time. Just imagine, never having to -thump!- the layout again to get the loco over a dirty patch of track!

More about more prototypical running

Protocab provides:

  • All power on board - no need for wires!
  • No need to remove the battery - just charge in situ
  • Simulation features
  • Customer installation and maintenance support rated "outstanding" by our customers

Our system makes model railway control more enjoyable and means you can get your layout working quicker.


In response to feedback from our many customers we are introducing new features into the range in 2017. Click below for details.

New Products Announcement 2017

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